The purpose of the PCAOB Investor Advisory Group is to provide views and advice to the Board on broad policy issues, and other matters that affect investors and are related to the work of the PCAOB. The Board will rely on the Investor Advisory Group to provide high-level advice and insight on matters the Board may face in fulfilling its mission to protect investors under the Act.
The following upcoming IAG meeting is scheduled:
The agenda and meeting logistics will be announced closer to each meeting date.
On a triennial basis, the Board seeks nominations of individuals to serve three-year terms on the IAG. Members are selected by the Board based on the nominations received, including self-nominations, from any person or organization. Appointments are typically announced in September, and the terms will commence on October 1 of the calendar year in which the Member is appointed. No person may be an IAG member for more than nine consecutive years.
Membership in the advisory group is personal to the member, and the duties and responsibilities of the member cannot be delegated to others. Members are subject to certain sections of the Board's Ethics Code, as provided in PCAOB Rule 3700, Advisory Groups.
Board Members Daniel L. Goelzer and Lewis H. Ferguson, as well as IAG Chairman and Board Member Steven B. Harris, and PCAOB Chairman James R. Doty listen to a working group presentation at the March 16, 2011 Investor Advisory Group Meeting.
SEC Commissioner Elisse B. Walters, PCAOB Board Member and IAG Chair Steven A. Harris, Acting PCAOB Chairman Daniel L. Goelzer, and Board Member Charles Niemeier listen to IAG members at the inaugural Investor Advisory Group meeting May 4, 2010.